Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

365 Days of Amazing Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2020 by Workman Publishing

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2020” calendar…

This Week’s Questions:

  1. The tower clock in London known informally as Big Ben was officially called St. Stephen’s Tower until 2012, when it was renamed. What is the new official name?
  2. What is an ibrik?
  3. Issa Rae’s HBO series Insecure is known for making music a character on the show. Which famous singer served as a music consultant for the first season?
  4. What is the capital of Latvia?
  5. Reginald Kenneth Dwight is the real name of what music icon?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Elizabeth Tower. The name was changed in honor of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee.
  2. A metal pot with a wooden handle used to brew Turkish coffee.
  3. Solange Knowles. A producer on the show connected Rae and Knowles.
  4. Riga. The city is distinguished by its eclectic architecture, a blend of Gothic and art nouveau styles.
  5. Elton John. He adopted his stage name when he dropped out of high school and started playing with a band called Bluesology.

Source: Workman Publishing / “Page-A-Day”


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